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New Sun Gate

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   901S. Federal Highway, Lake Worth, FL 33460 (Formerly Motel of the Stars )
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Ranked #3 of 9 hotels in Lake Worth
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014
Turto T Fairfax, Virginia
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Fairfax, Virginia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

We stayed for 9 days in this motel during our golfing holiday (it is well located for golfing with numerous golf course quite near). The motel is old but with some improvements recently made, like a new roof, has succeeded to give an impression of being well maintained. Rooms are large and at least a couple of them as good... More

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JAX, FL
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

I would advise staying away from this little motel from the 40's. Beds not too bad but almost no pillow. We could not close out the light from the window, had roaches hiding under everything and one wash cloth, two THIN towels & no bath mat. Returned second evening to find room not made up but extra wash cloth but... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

i heard elvis ,m. monroe and other stars frenquented this place. the pool looked clean but closed at seven pm. the no smoking room smelled like an ash tray and i dont even wanna try and guess how the curtains got stained. over all it was a pretty creepy place but what the hey , it was better than sleepin... More

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Parcipany
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

All positive reviews about this place are fake. In reality this is a completely unsafe and horrible place. The previous reviewer was absolutely honest "This place is in a very creepy part of Lake Worth". The only truth from the positive reviews is that the room size is ok. The rest is unacceptable: the smell in the room (Tabaco and... More

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pompano beach, fl
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

I posted a very positive review of this hotel after staying there in 2011. I was visiting the WPB area again in July 2013, so re-booked without a moment's hesitation. BIG mistake, In the not-quite 2 years since my last visit, the hotel has deteriorated terribly--I suspect due to the fact that Mike (the owner) has decided to keep his... More

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Bordentown, New Jersey, United States
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

I chose this motel because of the positive reviews I read on TripAdvisor. What a disappointment. Unfortunately, I had prepaid or I would have cancelled the reservation and moved on. The room was clean but very dated. The pool uninviting. Gates locked at night left me feeling unsafe. Other patrons seemed like residents of the place rather than vacationers. Felt... More

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bluesfiend
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28 reviews 28 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Lovely Persian restaurant with delicious and cheap food. The food is simply great- during our 4 night stay, we ate there 5 times. The rooms are comfortable and spacious. Security keeps a careful eye on the property at night in this quiet neighborhood. I recommend this motel highly and will stay there again.

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Brooklyn, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

I have been spending time to time in different motels staying on or two day the most , when I found The New Sun Gate Motel , I was so happy to spend a week their , without second thoughts of going to another motel the rate was perfect with the why the economy is, the lowest rates I've never... More

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Daytona Beach, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

Finishing my breakfast after another stay at the New Sun Gate. I stay here on South Florida scuba diving trips. It's a great value with large, comfortable, and clean rooms. The owner and staff are always very nice and pleasant to deal with.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

Visiting family in the area I have not seen in years, this was an affordable Palm Beach motel. Only stayed one night but found my room clean enough, and king bed more than comfortable in a spacious room. The motel is dated - 5 different type/ages of tile in the room, older inexpensive furniture, over grown landscaping, worn kitchen-vanity area.... More

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Address: 901S. Federal Highway, Lake Worth, FL 33460 (Formerly Motel of the Stars )
Location: United States > Florida > Lake Worth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — New Sun Gate 2*
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